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by Herbert Booker
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Second World War recruiting brochure for women to join the Women's Army Corps in 1943. 
Topics: Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, Women's Army Corps, W.A.C., W.A.C. Recruiting Brochure, United States...
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This was a soft-cover spiral-bound booklet of eighty (80) pages, therefore have to scan it in three parts as there are dried mildew stamps, pen and pencil marks, etc., nothing in changed in the pictures nor the artwork. It has been restored as it would have appeared just the first time it was acquired. It was also dog-eared as it was used for reference repeatedly throughout it's life! 
Topics: Patches of the United States Armed Forces, Jack Britton & George Washington Junior, Tulsa...
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by Herbert Booker
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Compliments of your J.C. Penney Store. Comic book format showing the airmen, marines, sailors and soldiers of the U.S. Armed Forces in action with their planes, ships, tanks, jeeps, etc. Also their medals and rank insignia too!
Topics: Airmen, Air Corps, Air Force, Marines, U.S.Marine Corps, U.S.M.C., Semper Fidelis!, U.S.A.A.C.,...
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Second World War army guidons for the 1st Special Force Service.
Topics: First Special Service Force, Army Guidons, United States Army, World War Two, Second World War,...
This sof-cover book  stated they had over 500 illustrations - many in color for 25-cents, 30-cents in Canada. "The Most Complete Book on the Subject Ever Published. 
Topics: Branch and Rank Insignia, United States Armed Forces, United States Army, United States Army...
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Accordion picture post-card folder of scenes at Forth Bragg, North Carolina which is near the city of  Fayetteville. 
Topics: Cumberland County, Harnett County, Hoke County, Moore County, Fayettevilla, North Carolina, Fort...
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by Herbert Booker
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A well tailored recruiting brochure for potential navy recruits in the Second World War. 1942. 
Topics: Men Make the Navy, The Navy Makes Men, Recruiting Brochure, Second World War, World War Two, United...
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Patches worn by airmen in the United States Army Air Force and in the United States Army in the Second World War. 16.5 million men and women served in the United States Army Forces between 1941 to 1945. 
Topics: Army Air Forces Patches, Army Patches, Patches, m Shoulder Sleeve Insignia, Squadron Patches,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Painted grey box holding chemicals, perhaps water purification in the jungles of Indo-China during the Second World War to protect the soldiers from water borne diseases? 
Topics: Imperial Japanese Army, Imperial Japanese Marines, Imperial Japanese Navy, Chemical Box, Second...
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by Herbert Booker
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Shoulder sleeve insignia spiral-bound soft-cover booklet showing insignia of rank, service ribbons, decorations and insignia of the U.S. Armed Forces. Printed in 1945 in full color.
Topics: Joel & Aronoff, 137c Fifth Avenue, New York 10 New York, Soft-Cover, Spiral-Bound, Shoulder...
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WW2 United States Navy poster and a Navy Rates too!
Topics: WAVES Recruiting Poster, U.S.Navy Specialty Marks Posters, Navy Enlisted Rating Poster, United...
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"Decorations and Medals of the World."
Topics: Decorations, Medals, Awards, Orders, Victoria Cross, Iron Cross, Medal of Honor, Croix de Guerre,...
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U.S. Dollars were overprinted with the name Hawaii in case the Imperial Japanese government overran the Territory of Hawaii in the Second World War.
Topics: Territory of Hawaii, Hawaiian Banknotes, Imperial Japan, World War Two, Second World War, Herbert...
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Photographs of high-school victory corps volunteers in World War Two as well as their insignia and headgear. 
Topics: High-School, Victory Corps, High-School Victory Corps, H.S.V.C., World War Two, WWII, Second World...
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Rates of Chief Petty Officers in the Navy of the United States plus a cellophane wrapper from about 1917. 
Topics: Aviation Rigger, Aviation Machinist's Mate, Aviation Ordnanceman, Aviation Structural Mechanic,...
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The North American G.I. liked to send souvenirs back to the home front and the loved ones as tokens of patriotism and their affection, especially to their fiances, wives, parents and grandparents as well as friends and acquaintances. 
Topics: Auckland New Zealand, Australia, Australian Imperial Forces, Bougainville, Fiji, Green Islands,...
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Although this magazine is missing many pages, there is still enough here to get an idea of  why it was necessary to draft men into the U.S. Armed Forces in the Second World War.
Topics: Conscrited, Inducted, Drafted, Military Service, Second World War, WWII, World War Two, WW2, Over...
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Uniforms and insignia of world war one and world war two.
Topics: Miscellaneous, U.S.Coast Guard, U.S.Army, U.S.Navy, Insignia, WW2, WW1, WWI, WWII, Herbert Booker
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Patch catalogs combined from the World War Two era in North America.
Topics: Patch King, King of Patches, Madison Square Garden, Second World War, WW2, World War Two, WWII,...
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Uniform of a sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Topics: World War Two, WWII, Second World War, WW2, United States Marine Corps, U.S.M.C., Semper Fidelis!,...
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A non-magnetic compass used by the United States Army in World War Two.
Topics: Azimuth, Compass, Map Reading, United States Army, Second World War, World War Two, WW2, WWII,...
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Shoulder flash worn on the upper sleeves to show which unit the wearer is attached to. 
Topics: Infantry Division Identification Schemes, Shoulder Flash, British Army, Second World War, World War...
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1943 United States Army issue female uniforms for the members of the Women's Army Corps in the Second World War. 
Topics: W.A.C., Women's Army Corps, Uniforms, Insignia, Second World War, WWII, World War Two, WW2, Herbert...
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A community service manual for volunteer high-school students helping out in the war effort on the home front.
Topics: Community War Services, High-School Victory Corps, H.S.V.C., Herbert Booker, Second World War,...
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Additional "Patch King" Patches Supplement, 1944.
Topics: Patch King, Army Patches, Air Corps Patches, Army Air Force Patches, Marine Corps Patches, Navy...
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by Herbert Booker
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Japanese-Americans and African-Americans are honored with a gold coin for their service in World War Two in North Africa, Europe and the Pacific.
Topics: Japanese-American, African-American, Gold Commemorative Coin, Herbert Booker, North Africa, Europe,...
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Civilian businesses during the Second World War issued paper  ephemera like the service record book to the men and women who were serving in the U.S. Armed Forces or their reserves and auxiliaries as a way to demonstrate their patriotism on Home Front U.S.A.
Topics: United States of America, Service Record Book, Palmer National Bank, Palmer Massachusetts, Insignia...
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by Herbert Booker
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SPARs, WACs and WAVES in the Second World War in pictures and in photographs.
Topics: WAC Hobby Hat, WAC Ring, Women's Army Corps, SPAR, WAVE, United States Navy, United States Coast...
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American Women's Voluntary Services
Topics: American Women's Voluntary Services, A.W.V.S., Second World War, World War Two, WWII, WW2,...